Bolivian Private University, Cochabamba (UPB) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Bolivia. UPB opened its doors in 1992. Inside the city of Cochabamba the university has built its own suburban campus. A lot of students chose to study at Bolivian Private University, Cochabamba every year as it is among the top 20 universities of Bolivia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requests both the certificate of previous academic performance and examination results. Upon review about(70%) of applicants receive a positive response. The university chose a trimester based approach to divide its academic schedule. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. UPB is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. It is important to check for current tuition fees on (https://www.upb.edu) with the desirable faculty in mind.

The composition of the university. Bolivian Private University, Cochabamba is quite small, with 2800 students attending its classes. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The academic staff consists of 364 specialists. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Twitter, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UPB. The university has a dedicated library.
Ranking   8143   17
Country Bolivia
City Cochabamba
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
722 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
1,084 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Living expenses $399 -635 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 70.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1992
Abbreviation UPB
Teachers 364
Students 2,807
Religion None
Academic calendar Trimesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia
Rankings
World ranking 8143
Country ranking 17
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 8143
Alternative title
old Universidad Privada Boliviana
alt UNIVERSIDAD PRIVADA BOLIVIANA

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